[Gluster-users] Fwd: files not syncing up with glusterfs 3.1.2
paul at realisestudio.com
Mon Feb 21 19:43:11 UTC 2011
it's very reassuring to read your post. answers in-line.
> I do believe it is a serious and stable system. We are running into
> specific bugs. I'm ok with workarounds, but I really want to find a way to
> cause the problems.
same with both. right now i'm putting more of my production tree back onto
an NFS server. i think this is quite a reproducible bug: just check out a
subversion repo onto a distributed replicated volume - alter some files,
check them back in and repeat a few times. within <20 mins we've been
getting input/output errors and stale NFS handles. this is with both
NFS/fuse clients on multiple clients.
No one really questions other parallel FS, and from some of our experiences
> with them, they have far worse issues. Even with the issues, Gluster is one
> of the best on the market.
> Gluster is evolving, but the issue is, without the replicator, all we can
> do is say "we are experiencing an issue" and hope it can be tracked.
i hear you - and very much understand the value of reproducible bug reports
:) i hope above example helps. i've already sent a detailed report to the
gluster people last week. i'd be happy to give them a ssh account to see it
first hand. i want to help/contribute...
> i'd really like to hear from any official gluster people out there -
>> right now the silence is deafening. is this issue know? is it viewed a
> I don't know if you have a support contract with them. If you do, you
> should be speaking with them directly. If not, their paying customers come
i have chatted with them - and certainly would expect that to service paying
customers (which we are not yet). i've had couple of chats - and they seem
like a very cool helpful switched on bunch...
again, thanks for responding. good to know i'm not alone..
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